posted by Tristan Roberts on May 11, 2010, 12:26 pm
Interesting situation. I think that in terms of the actual LEED credit requirements, you could do this. It's common to meet SSp1, for...
Required Waste haulers
EBOM-2009 MRp2: Solid Waste Management Policy
posted by Janna Nash on May 8, 2010, 4:18 pm
Can you tell me if contracts with waste haulers are required? My project is a small office building located on a college campus. Currently the office personnel or college students carry all...
Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 11, 2010, 11:18 am
Taxes and Other fees
CI-2009 MRc7: Certified Wood
posted by EMILY KANAREK on Apr 29, 2010, 11:18 am
Are taxes and transportation fees included in the product cost? I can't seem to find this anywhere! Thanks!
Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 10, 2010, 10:47 pm
FSC Certified Bamboo
CI-2009 MRc7: Certified Wood
posted by Jerry Phelps on May 10, 2010, 5:37 pm
If our project is using bamboo, does that mean that our bamboo has to be...
Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 10, 2010, 10:43 pm
Title 24 instead of ASHRAE in CI 2.0
CI-2009 EAc1.1: Optimize energy performance - lighting power
posted by Janika McFeely on Apr 8, 2010, 5:50 pm
We received a comment back on a review of a CI 2.0 project requiring us to use the ASHRAE standard instead of Title 24 (as it states in the 2.0 reference guide). We would be ok under LEED CI 2009...
Last reply: Dave Intner, May 10, 2010, 12:22 pm
Fixture data/spec sheets
EBOM-2009 WEp1: Minimum Indoor Plumbing Fixture and Fitting Efficiency
posted by Janna Nash on Mar 2, 2010, 4:58 pm
My project building was built in 1876 (!) and has not had a major renovation since 1993 (it did have one in the 1980s). I do not have bath faucet spec sheets; however, if I add aerators to the...
Last reply: Jason Franken, May 7, 2010, 10:15 pm
latest LEED 2009 addenda
CI-2009 IEQc4.3: Low-emitting materials - flooring systems
posted by Devon Bertram on May 6, 2010, 12:22 pm
FYI an addenda to 2009 includes some important updates to EQc4.3:
“Mineralbased finish flooring products such as tile, masonry, terrazzo, and cut stone without integral organic-based...
Last reply: Dave Intner, May 6, 2010, 5:14 pm
Wind Energy Calculation
NC-2009 EAc2: On-Site Renewable Energy
posted by Sonrisa Lucero on Apr 19, 2010, 7:06 pm
I am working on a project that will have two wind turbines. Does anyone know what is a LEED acceptable means for calculating the wind energy (...
Last reply: Shillpa Singh, May 6, 2010, 3:30 pm
Schools-2009 SSc4.3: Alternative transportation - low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles
posted by Anish Shah on Apr 21, 2010, 11:52 am
Has anyone come across any strategies or ways as to how buildings which qualify and get this cerdit go about enforcing, specially in schools.
Last reply: Karen Anderson, May 6, 2010, 1:30 pm
Study on fly ash or slag and SRI value
NC-2009 SSc7.1: Heat island effect - nonroof
posted by Shannon Gray on May 6, 2010, 12:04 pm
There is a good study on the...